by Christie Michel, September 6, 2017 The New York Times recommends six new paperbacks out this week for you to check out, including Sarah Bakewell’s bestselling At the Existentialist Café: AT THE EXISTENTIALIST CAFÉ: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails,by Sarah Bakewell. (Other Press, $17.95.)Bakewell’s history, one of the Book Review’s 10 Best Books of 2016, serves as a collective biography of a half-dozen preeminent existentialist philosophers, including Heidegger, Sartre and de Beauvoir. Her lucid account has a particular focus on the political and moral crises of the 1930s and ’40s that shaped her subjects’ work. You can see the other books on the list here.